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Brexit 'boosts case for Scottish independence'

Mon, 10/08/2018 - 00:26
The SNP's Westminster leader Ian Blackford will tell his party conference that "Scotland deserves better".

Universal credit has to go, says John McDonnell

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 16:50
The government's flagship welfare programme looks likely to be scrapped if Labour win power.

Sturgeon: SNP MPs would vote for new Brexit referendum

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 11:40
Nicola Sturgeon says SNP MPs would "undoubtedly" vote in favour of holding a new referendum on Brexit.

Theresa May urges Labour voters to abandon Corbyn for Tories

Sun, 10/07/2018 - 04:59
Writing in the Observer the prime minister said her party had a "moderate and patriotic programme".

No-one in Wales is niche, says Plaid's Leanne Wood to critics

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 15:46
The ex-leader says tackling racism and violence against women are a "central part" of Plaid's cause.

Brexit: Jean-Claude Juncker says chance of deal has increased

Sat, 10/06/2018 - 09:06
The EU's upbeat assessment comes two weeks after officials dismissed the UK's proposals as unworkable.

Ex-Labour MP Natascha Engel is UK's first commissioner for fracking

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 17:56
Natascha Engel will liaise with residents and the shale gas industry but will have limited powers.

Tory social media push

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 15:32
The Tories have changed their approach to social media in the past year. Leaked advice reveals how.

Politics Live guests discuss transgender rights, no platforming and jazz hands

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 14:18
The Politics Live panel discuss transgender rights, public censorship and students being told not to clap.

Railway arches: Trader claims rent hikes forcing them to leave

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 14:15
Traders based underneath railway arches fear they will be forced out by increased rents.

Len McCluskey's election complaints dismissed

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 13:57
The trade union watchdog clears the Unite leader of breaching union rules in his re-election bid.

Politics Live guests discuss Brett Kavanaugh case and impact of #MeToo movement

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 13:49
Spiked's Brendan O'Neill and Labour peer Helena Kennedy discuss the Kavanaugh case and impact of the #MeToo movement.

Brexit: Hammond's 'no risk' stance caused problems, says David Davis

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 12:51
The chancellor's "no risk" approach is not helping Theresa May, ex-colleague David Davis says.

Brexit: Four NI parties due to meet Michel Barnier

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 09:05
The UK and the EU are still divided over how to solve the issue of the Irish border.

'Least racist' claim prompts Question Time row

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 06:59
George the Poet reacts to claims the UK is one of the "least racist societies in Europe".

Aviation regulator 'rebuffed' over no-deal Brexit plan

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 04:46
The UK regulator attempted to plan for a no-deal Brexit but was rebuffed by its EU counterpart.

Brexit and the nuclear industry

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 02:24
The government says it has a clear plan, but many in the nuclear sector are concerned for the future.

Fast fashion is harming the planet, MPs say

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 01:51
The industry is blamed for damaging the environment, fuelling climate change and polluting water.

Independence on the table after Brexit - Plaid's Price

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 01:26
Plaid Cymru leader Adam Price warns Wales' existence is threatened, ahead of his party's conference.

Manual workers 'most at risk from Brexit trade barriers'

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 00:02
Men with fewer qualifications are more likely to be affected by Brexit trade barriers, the IFS says.